Harvard Students Visit Arafat's Grave

Harvard Students Visit Arafat's Grave

As part of the “Harvard College Israel Trek 2014,” some of Harvard’s students recently visited the grave of former PLO terrorist Yasser Arafat. The students even posed for a photo-op next to Arafat’s grave in Ramallah.

#Harvard students posing, smiling and feeling solemn at Yasser Arafat’s grave today in Ramallah. #israel hmmm pic.twitter.com/Rr0FOu0ppO

— Joe Yudin (@IsraelTourGuide) March 17, 2014

The “trek” claims it “aims to engage a diverse cohort of undergraduate student leaders of all faiths and backgrounds with Israeli history, culture, and politics.” The site for the trek states, “[the] Israel Trek is made possible by the generous contributions of a number of family foundations and Boston’s Combined Jewish Philanthropies. The Trek is supported by Harvard Hillel .”